Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 161 188
Rank change year-on-year -22 +27 -40
Contract jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.65% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 1.07% 5.24% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 21
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.38% -10.00% +18.06%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £338
90th Percentile £538 £588 £588
England median daily rate £388 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.50
England median hourly rate £45.46 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +29.88% +2.94% +70.00%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 563 573 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.27% 12.43% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 367 370
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £118 £164 £120
90th Percentile £575 £543 £550
England median daily rate £450 £418 £388
% change year-on-year +7.78% +7.74% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 67 106
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% -4.08%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.58
90th Percentile £18.21 £24.25 £21.25
England median hourly rate £16.41 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% +6.67% -3.23%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware ESXi in Yorkshire

VMware ESXi
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -26 3 £450 +12.50% 6
North Yorkshire -3 1 £225 -25.00% 1
VMware ESXi
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) WAP
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) VMS
5 1 (16.67%) SMTP
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Replication

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Database Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) WAP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) BYOD
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) VMS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Icinga
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Packer
2 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
2 1 (16.67%) Rancher
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Sophos
2 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed